Jack Mirkinson / The Huffington Post:
Lara Logan Apologizes For Botched ‘60 Minutes’ Benghazi Report, Says Show Will Issue Correction — In a humiliating retreat from a piece she had staunchly defended, “60 Minutes” correspondent Lara Logan admitted on Friday morning that she and the news magazine had made a “mistake” …
Noah Rothman / Mediaite: CBS 60 Minutes' Lara Logan Apologizes for Erroneous Benghazi Survivor Report: ‘We Were Wrong’
Brian Steinberg / Variety: CBS News Chairman: Time To ‘Own’ Reporting Error In ‘60 Minutes’
Al Tompkins / Poynter: A Season of Remarkable Apologies
Julie Bosman / @juliebosman: Breaking: Simon & Schuster tells NYT it is pulling Benghazi book. “We are suspending the publication” and notifying stores to return books.
Kristen Hare / Poynter: 60 Minutes apologizes for botched Benghazi report: A timeline
Dylan Byers / Politico: Inside the ‘60 Minutes’ Benghazi breakdown
Chris Ariens / TVNewser: Short of a Correction, ‘60 Minutes’ Has ‘New Information’ That Undercuts Benghazi Report
Igor Bobic / Talking Points Memo: CBS News Exec Apologizes For Phony Benghazi Story: ‘We Made A Mistake’
Marisa Guthrie / Hollywood Reporter: CBS News Chief: Faulty Benghazi Report a ‘Black Eye’ for ‘60 Minutes’
Katherine Fung / The Huffington Post: CBS News Chairman Jeff Fager Apologizes For ‘60 Minutes’ Benghazi Report
Clara Jeffery / @clarajeffery: The thing is: wouldn't you be extra, extra, super duper careful on a story that was such a political flashpoint? #60minutes
Julie Bosman / @juliebosman: That was fast: Amazon has pulled the Kindle edition of “The Embassy House,” the discredited book by Dylan Davies. Still available on B&N.
Ryan Chittum / @ryanchittum: i'm pretty impressed with how Norah O'Donnell handled the Laura Logan retract. couple of tough questions there: http://www.youtube.com/...
Paul Farhi / Washington Post: “60 Minutes” apologizes for Benghazi report
Tim Shorrock / @timothys: Michael Hastings told it like it was, and Lara Logan of CBS attacked him for it. Recently she told it like it wasn't, and has to apologize.
Dylan Byers / Politico: Lara Logan: ‘We were wrong’ on Benghazi
James Crugnale / FishbowlNY: Morning Media Newsfeed: Twitter's IPO Soars | Lara Logan Apologizes | Guns & Ammo Editor Out
Hadas Gold / Politico:
Simon & Schuster pulling Benghazi book — The publisher for Dylan Davies, the source of “60 Minutes” controversial Benghazi report, announced on Friday that they are pulling his book “in light of information” brought to their attention since its publication.
Discussion: TVNewser, GalleyCat, Mother Jones, The Huffington Post and The Raw Story
Merrill Knox / TVNewser: Lara Logan on ‘60 Minutes’ Benghazi Report: ‘We Were Misled and We Were Wrong’
Dianna Dilworth / GalleyCat: Simon & Schuster to Pull Benghazi Book Amid Questions of Accuracy
Jack Mirkinson / The Huffington Post: ‘60 Minutes’ Says It Is ‘Reviewing’ Benghazi Piece After New Reports Contradict Key Witness Story
Sara Morrison / The Wrap:
Fox News Stands By Its Benghazi Reporting — While “60 Minutes” has apologized for and admitted that its Benghazi report that used the supposed “eyewitness” account of British security officer Dylan Davies was a mistake, Fox News, which also used Davies' account in its stories about the attack …
New York Times:
Accounts Differ to F.B.I. and CBS on Benghazi
Accounts Differ to F.B.I. and CBS on Benghazi
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David Simpson / CNN: ‘We were wrong’: CBS's Lara Logan apologizes for Benghazi report
Michael Calderone / The Huffington Post: ‘60 Minutes’ Reviewing Benghazi Story Over Witness' Conflicting Accounts
J.K. Trotter / Gawker: CBS Retracts Bombshell Benghazi Report Over Lying Source
Catherine Thompson / Talking Points Memo: CBS Reporter On ‘60 Minutes’ Benghazi Program: ‘We Made A Mistake’ (VIDEO)
Ed Krayewski / Hit & Run: CBS Apologizes For 60 Minutes Benghazi Report as Primary Source's Forthcoming Book “Suspended”
Elisha Fieldstadt / U.S. News: Publisher pulls CBS source's Benghazi book
John Hudson / @john_hudson: I just heard from Simon & Schuster on the Benghazi book: “We will review the book and take appropriate action w regard to its pub status.
Eli Lake / The Daily Beast: CBS Backs Off Benghazi Source
Travis Gettys / The Raw Story: ‘60 Minutes’ correspondent: ‘We made a mistake’ on Benghazi report, and ‘we were wrong’
Elisha Fieldstadt / NBCNews: ‘60 Minutes’ correspondent apologizes for disputed Benghazi report
Juli Weiner / Vanity Fair: Dylan Davies, the Benghazi Security Officer Who Tricked 60 Minutes, Forgot to Also Trick the F.B.I.
Alex Weprin / @alexweprin: The “60 Minutes” with Benghazi segment drew 10M viewers. Just OK for them. Bill O'Reilly has 3M on a good day. Maddow has 1M on a good day.
Alex Weprin / @alexweprin: “60 Minutes” is the most-watched news program in all of television. Stories there carry a lot of weight. Mistakes have a huge impact.
@emptywheel: Just to remind, it's Cheney flack Mary Matalin's imprint which published “Morgan Jones” and mainstreamed him to 60 Minutes. #FireMaryMatalin
Dan Murphy / @bungdan: Also, please do remember that the 60 Minutes promotion of Davies book was a cross promotion with a CBS-owned publisher.
Remi / @josephremib: So all 60 Minutes had was “bad security in Benghazi”. The author -published by a subsidiary of CBS- made himself a hero, and they bought it.
Blake Hounshell / @blakehounshell: The weird thing is if they went to the FBI to verify his account, wouldn't the FBI have said: Nope, doesn't check out?
Blake Hounshell / @blakehounshell: So, CBS spent a year on this Benghazi story, and wasn't able to check this guy's tale out in that whole expanse of time?
Alex Weprin / @alexweprin: 60 Mins statement on Benghazi: “We are currently looking into this serious matter to determine if he misled us”
David Folkenflik / @davidfolkenflik: CBS: 60 Minutes has new information that undercuts credibility of British military contractor on Benghazi story. Now reviewing his account.
Xurando / MetaFilter: Finally, The Truth About Benghazi
Tyler Hansen / Media Matters: CBS News Pulls Troubled Benghazi Report As New Reports Eat Away At Source's Credibility
Josh Marshall / Talking Points Memo: CBS Considers Coming Clean
Brett LoGiurato / Business Insider: CBS Is Forced To Issue A Correction To Its Bombshell Report On Benghazi
Dan Gillmor / @dangillmor: CBS screwup on Benghazi report gets more and more obvious. Junk journalism. http://www.nytimes.com/...
Eric Boehlert / @ericboehlert: recall that 4 CBS producers were fired over Nat'l Guard, Rather booted as anchor and 60 Min II canceled entirely; http://www.nytimes.com/...
Jay Rosen / @jayrosen_nyu: This is looking very bad for CBS News. Ignoring warning signs, dismissing questions, evading the real issue, and now http://www.nytimes.com/...
@sfpelosi: If @60Minutes knew about FBI report why didn't they read it before they vouched for lying #Banghazi contractor? http://www.nytimes.com/...
Hadas Gold / Politico: ‘60 Minutes’ investigating Benghazi source
Lynne Marek / Crain's Chicago Business:
Onion halts all print editions, turns entirely to digital “news” — The Onion is halting its print version in Chicago and its two other remaining markets with its Dec. 12 issue. The newsweekly was 25 years old and is survived by its website and a new creative service for advertisers.
Discussion: Slate, Folio, FishbowlNY, Gizmodo, The Wrap, Poynter, bizjournals, The Verge, The Switch, Splitsider, Gawker, VentureBeat and The Huffington Post
Josh Voorhees / Slate: Area Newspaper Ends Its Mass Genocide of Trees
Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY: The Onion Folds Remaining Print Editions [Updated]
Leslie Horn / Gizmodo: The Onion's Print Edition Is No More
Sara Morrison / The Wrap: The Onion Abandons All Print Editions (Not a Joke)
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter: Onion ends print edition
Rich Kirchen / bizjournals: No kidding: The Onion to cease Milwaukee print edition
Adi Robertson / The Verge: The Onion will end its print run in December, closing up shop in final three cities
Andrea Peterson / The Switch: The Internet has killed (satirical) print journalism
Elise Czajkowski / Splitsider: ‘The Onion’ Is Ending Its Print Publication Entirely
Andrew Rosati / MiamiHerald.com:
Venezuelan authorities detain Miami Herald reporter — CARACAS — Jim Wyss, the Miami Herald's Andean bureau chief, was detained by Venezuelan authorities Thursday while reporting on the country's chronic shortages and looming municipal elections. Wyss remained in custody Friday afternoon.
Discussion: @timjohnson4, @mcclatchydc, Kirk LaPointe's<br … and Riptide 2.0
TimJohnson / @timjohnson4: Herald says Wyss (who is my frmr brother in law) was reporting on chronic shortages at time of his arrest http://www.miamiherald.com/...
@mcclatchydc: MT @AGyllenhaal: Miami Herald calls for immediate release of reporter Jim Wyss, held all day by Venezuela authorities http://www.miamiherald.com/...
Kirk LaPointe's<br /> …: media notes 11.08.13 — Here are some media stories of note for Friday, November 8, 2013:
Michael E. Miller / Riptide 2.0: Jim Wyss, Miami Herald Reporter, Detained by Venezuelan Authorities
FCC OKs Media General-New Young Broadcasting Merger — The FCC gave approval to Media General to merge with New Young Broadcasting Holding Co, Inc. Media General expects to close on the transaction Nov. 12. The FCC approved Media General's applications seeking consent to transfer …
Discussion: Broadcasting & Cable, Poynter, Radio & Television …, The Roanoke Times and TVSpy
Michael Malone / Broadcasting & Cable: FCC Approves Media General-Young Merger
Andrew Beaujon / Poynter: Media General-New Young Broadcasting merger gets FCC, shareholder approval
John Reid Blackwell / The Roanoke Times: Media General, owner of WSLS, merger with New Young OK'd
Kevin Eck / TVSpy: Media General Shareholders OK Merger with Young
Bhavya Dore / Hindustan Times:
Tina Brown, who edited New Yorker and Newsweek, doesn't read magazines anymore — Television is dead, the newsstand finished, editors weak and journalism is in a dark, uncertain place, says Tina Brown, the woman who edited the New Yorker, Vanity Fair and Newsweek.
Discussion: The New York Observer, The Wrap, FishbowlNY, @benjysarlin, @sconsetcapital, @tcarmody, @dylanbyers, @abeaujon, @joepompeo, @zekejmiller, Pastebin and The Huffington Post
Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke / The New York Observer: Tina Brown Doesn't Read Magazines Anymore
Sara Morrison / The Wrap: Tina Brown Slams Journalism, Says It's Having a ‘Very, Very Pathetic Moment’
Chris O'Shea / FishbowlNY: Tina Brown is Grumpy
Benjy Sarlin / @benjysarlin: In the future, the business model for news will be socialites flying around the world to hear reporters in person http://www.hindustantimes.com/ ...
Timothy Connolly CFA / @sconsetcapital: Tina Browns gona Tina Brown.
Tim Carmody / @tcarmody: When I read Tina Brown thinks magazines' downfall was tossing aside journalism for shallow ad plays I want to show her Wyckyd Sceptre videos
Andrew Beaujon / @abeaujon: Tina Brown: “The digital explosion has been so explosive” http://www.hindustantimes.com/ ...
Joe Pompeo / @joepompeo: my eyes can't roll enough RT @TheWrap: Tina Brown Slams Journalism, Says It's Having a ‘Very, Very Pathetic Moment’ http://bit.ly/19L9SmF
NPR's Brian Boyer on Building and Managing News Apps Teams — Process, hiring, and what it takes to make it in newsroom code — As part of our one-year anniversary series, we're interviewing news apps and interactive features editors about the history of their teams, the challenges they face …
Tim Carmody / Hazlitt:
What's Missing in Keller and Greenwald's Future of Journalism — Last week, Bill Keller did a funny thing. The former executive editor and current Op-Ed columnist for the New York Times, as authoritative and oracular as he is moderate and guarded, opened up a space for pointed …
Discussion: @ggreenwald, @jayrosen_nyu and @tcarmody
Glenn Greenwald / @ggreenwald: @tcarmody Still not sure how much I agree with what you wrote but it's very smart, thoughtful and thought-provoking http://www.randomhouse.ca/...
Jay Rosen / @jayrosen_nyu: @tcarmody Well done, Tim. Which is not to say that I sign on to all of it. But well done.
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
iHeartRadio Tops 40 Million Registered Users — iHeartRadio, Clear Channel's digital radio service, has today announced that it has topped 40 million registered users and 260 million downloads since relaunching in September 2011. Though the milestone is significant, it's worth noting …
Discussion: Radio & Television …, NetNewsCheck Latest, MediaPost, Wall Street Journal and Wall Street Journal
Wall Street Journal: iHeartRadio Surpasses 40 Million Registered Users and 260 Million App Downloads
Mike Shields / Adweek:
Google and Nielsen Partner on Online Campaign Ratings [Updated] — As part of the ongoing quest to get more TV dollars to Web video, buyers and sellers are suddenly in love with old school metrics like ratings and GRPs. Over the past year few months, many brands and agencies have been insisting …
Discussion: @niemanlab and AdExchanger
Tim Peterson / AdAge:
Jason Kilar Poaches Another Key Hulu Exec For ‘Fremont Project’ — The Fremont Project Said to Be Focused on Mobile Video — Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar is raiding the video service once again for talent. — This time he's bringing Hulu's VP-product Lonn Lee aboard his secretive startup The Fremont Project.
Janko Roettgers / Gigaom: Jason Kilar's secretive Fremont Project nabs more Hulu talent
Perry Chiaramonte / Fox News:
New York's top court to rule on Fox journalist's bid to protect sources — A FoxNews.com reporter facing potential jail for not revealing the sources of her reporting on Aurora, Col., gunman James Holmes will appear before New York State's top court next week in a bid to quash a subpoena requiring her to testify in the case.
Discussion: Mediaite, @shannonbream and Big News Network.com
Noah Rothman / Mediaite: Fox Reporter Jana Winter Hopes to Avoid Jail for Protecting Sources in Testimony Before NY Court
Shannon Bream / @shannonbream: Important story on freedom of the press, reporter protections and our @FoxNews colleague, Jana Winter - http://www.foxnews.com/...
Robert Andrews / Beet.tv:
Time Inc To Launch Mobile Video Content Channel — Soon to be spun out from Time Warner, magazine publisher Time Inc will launch a mobile-specific video brand by year's end. “You'll see something from over the next four to six weeks - a video-only offering in mobile,” …